Barry Knapp Joins Guggenheim Securities

NEW YORK, Feb. 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, announced today that Barry Knapp has joined the firm as a Senior Managing Director.

Mr. Knapp joins Guggenheim from BlackRock, where he was a Managing Director of Fixed Income Investment Management. Prior to BlackRock, he was a Managing Director and Chief U.S. Equity Portfolio Strategist at Barclays. Before joining Barclays, he worked at Lehman Brothers as a Managing Director, focused on Principal Strategies and Trading.

“We are excited for Barry to join Guggenheim,” said Jerry Donini, Co-CEO of Guggenheim Securities. “Barry has a long track record of advising clients across a broad range of asset classes and strategies. His deep industry knowledge will support our continued ability to provide our clients with differentiated and valuable insight.”

Mr. Knapp earned his M.B.A. from Fordham University and his B.A. in economics from the University of Rhode Island. He is based in Guggenheim’s New York Office.

About Guggenheim Partners

Guggenheim Partners is a global investment and advisory firm with more than $260 billion1 in assets under management. Across our three primary businesses of investment management, investment banking, and insurance services, we have a track record of delivering results through innovative solutions. With more than 2,300 professionals based in more than 25 offices around the world, our commitment is to advance the strategic interests of our clients and to deliver long-term results with excellence and integrity. We invite you to learn more about our expertise and values by visiting GuggenheimPartners.com and following us on Twitter at twitter.com/guggenheimptnrs.

1Assets under management are as of 12.31.2016 and include consulting services for clients whose assets are valued at approximately $63bn.

Media Contact Ellen Cunningham Guggenheim Partners 212.518.9578 Ellen.N.Cunningham@GuggenheimPartners.com

Source:Guggenheim Securities